Stephen A. is 'irritated' by LaMarcus Aldridge signing with the Nets | First Take

Stephen A. is 'irritated' by LaMarcus Aldridge signing with the Nets | First Take
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to LaMarcus Aldridge signing with the Brooklyn Nets.
0:00 Stephen A. explains why he is "turned off" by the Nets adding Aldridge and Blake Griffin.
1:34 Stephen A. reflects on Kevin Durant joining the Golden State Warriors.
2:40 Max Kellerman weighs in on Aldridge to the Nets.
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    ESPNПре 23 дана

    0:00 Stephen A. explains why he is "turned off" by the Nets adding Aldridge and Blake Griffin. 1:34 Stephen A. reflects on Kevin Durant joining the Golden State Warriors. 2:40 Max Kellerman weighs in on Aldridge to the Nets.

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  3. Hernandez Frankie

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    Corey A.C.I.EПре 21 дан

    There is supreme pressure for Brooklyn to win it all now if you don't they will never hear the end of it from the media and critics.


    ALI HUTTONПре 22 дана

    Stephen A is just mad that Lebron is not guaranteed a chip. Its all good when he does it. All these players are tired of Lebron hoping on and off teams and grouping a bunch of great players to win. Now they're doing what he does and now everyone is mad.

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    This didn't age well

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    • AST3RIOD •Пре 5 дана

    Bruh what if he just wanted to live in New York when he retired so he was like lemme just get on that team so I can Alr be there

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    Goku KakarotПре 6 дана

    LaMarcus Aldridge last emotional speech: "You never know when something will come to an end, so make sure you enjoy it every day. I can truly say I did just that" 🙏🏾😔

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    Be quite. Man from harden coming was bs. They are soft. And the signings on after harden are so trash the nba is a trash league all soft players

  13. Garick Brown

    Garick BrownПре 10 дана

    If they don’t make the finals or win the finals, I wonder what excuses they’ll make in the media....

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    Lemarcus Aldridge dropped 22 shooting and dunking

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    The nba only like seeing Lebron on stacked teams

  16. Adam Pennington

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    LA and BG are gonna be a problem off the bench.

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    Lamarcus retired

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    breaking news serena williams , tiger woods and tom brady joined the nets 🤣

  20. KayExVentures

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    Y’all can thank lebron for the skipping out to join another team for a ring. Why stephen a not yelling at lebron

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    “The rest of the NBA needs to get better, it’s not our fault” - Klay Thompson

  22. G S

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  23. Schauncy North

    Schauncy NorthПре 12 дана

    Y'all narrative making came back and bit yall in the azz 😂😂😂😂 yea was just saying both these dude are just short of trash now that they with the nets ohh they still pretty good thats crazy 😂😂 y'all a trip

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    NamibiaПре 13 дана

    stephen a smith is trash all he does is hate on people and complain about race. Race baiting or hating is all he is good for please fire this man

  29. Al Austin

    Al AustinПре 13 дана

    Facts by Max Kellerman on Snake KD joining Golden state

  30. ogugua obidike

    ogugua obidikeПре 13 дана

    I mean in all honesty what did you expect. These guys have seen what beats LeBron and they want to win a ring. Not saying I like it, but after 2016 I'm not even the slightest bit surprised anymore.

  31. David garden

    David gardenПре 13 дана

    MR Steven a and max stop and one day listen to the noise in the business nba that is Mr Lamarcus and Blake Griffin are great workers spurs are great without him and was great with him and Blake la clippers Detroit and now nets .

  32. Givanni Jenkins

    Givanni JenkinsПре 14 дана

    These dudes act like LaMarcus didn't score 50 in the last 2 to 3 seasons. I guess that means nothing!

  33. Mark L

    Mark LПре 14 дана

    As a Spurs fan, Aldridge was a big let down. He isn’t a leader at all.

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  36. Sean Tyrone Gamboa

    Sean Tyrone GamboaПре 15 дана

    I mean how are you not gonna get irritated only the prime Chicago bulls can beat this team i meann

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  38. Micah Maggio

    Micah MaggioПре 15 дана

    Kevin Durant practically doesn't have a ring, the dude arguing against people making those claims cause he knows its true.

  39. Taccara Williams

    Taccara WilliamsПре 15 дана

    Yo Max Kyrie brought in KD

  40. Taccara Williams

    Taccara WilliamsПре 15 дана

    Also Lebron and Chris Bosh joining Dwade is different.... U think the Celtics didn’t build a team tryna to keep a young Lebron out of the Finals... So KD and the Warriors tryna build a team to stop Lebron is the first time someone built a team to stop Lebron 🤷🏾‍♂️👀😂😂😂

  41. Ronnie Johnson

    Ronnie JohnsonПре 15 дана

    Breaking news,..there' s no breaking news..

  42. Mitch Smith

    Mitch SmithПре 15 дана

    This is setting up Lebron to have shot at taking out another juggernaut in his career

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    trunxgangstaПре 16 дана

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  49. 38 rollaxk

    38 rollaxkПре 16 дана

    Lamarcus should went back to the blazers he would been good peice there

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  52. senni bgon

    senni bgonПре 16 дана

    Kids today don’t understand LA in Portland tho 👀👀. That’s what they think the nets are getting hahaha

  53. Emir Omerović

    Emir OmerovićПре 17 дана


  54. senni bgon

    senni bgonПре 16 дана

    They Nets are using an approach alot like the Yankees used under George Steinbrenner.

  55. Emir Omerović

    Emir OmerovićПре 17 дана


  56. Shah Rukh

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  57. Kevin Scott

    Kevin ScottПре 17 дана

    Kd don't get a pass at ALL!!! I don't care if he was the man in OKC. He jumped on the team that beat him. That's 10 times worse than anything Aldridge or Griffin could EVER do!!!!!

  58. migue moreno

    migue morenoПре 17 дана

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  59. Zidan Z

    Zidan ZПре 17 дана

    Stephen A. does not understand basketball. It is not clear to me why the media is transmitting his opinion about basketball. His opinion is irrelevant.

  60. Troy Elam

    Troy ElamПре 17 дана

    Please don’t go there Max! This team is just as stacked, if not more so than the Golden state warriors were! I wouldn’t necessarily quick Kevin Durant down for that, since he was there first, but James Harden gets no points for this!

  61. Jiether Secret

    Jiether SecretПре 17 дана

    Max really hates GSW huh. The fact that he mentioned Curry and Thompson cannot beat Lebron when literally Lebron lost against warriors without Kyrie and Love says it all. I would accept it Max if you just said, Curry and Thompson cannot beat Lebron, Kyrie, and Love so they teamed up with KD (although I think Warriors couldve won that 2016 finals if not for the Game 6 mess)

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  63. Roy Lopez

    Roy LopezПре 17 дана

    He’s mad because Brooklyn is stacked!

  64. CodyRyan Santos

    CodyRyan SantosПре 17 дана

    Hello welcome back today we are gonna talk about LeBron going to the Nets along side of Anthony Davis

  65. Seba J

    Seba JПре 17 дана

    But can we just acknowledge that Kd is always on god squads

  66. Joey Reups

    Joey ReupsПре 18 дана

    Blake’s washed they both in the twilight of their career

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    K JayanthПре 18 дана

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  69. Ben Johnson

    Ben JohnsonПре 18 дана

    They Nets are using an approach alot like the Yankees used under George Steinbrenner.

  70. Roman Marcus Abad

    Roman Marcus AbadПре 18 дана

    Tangina kulang nalang si Sakuragi maging totoo at sumalis sa Nets

  71. Servio Moreno

    Servio MorenoПре 18 дана

    Shut up Steven A Smith. Let them be. They payed their dues.

  72. Jay Kin

    Jay KinПре 18 дана

    It’s like the nba vs lebron James !

  73. crazyvoice12

    crazyvoice12Пре 18 дана

    I think it all sucks and despite what anyone says, it takes away from the game

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  75. RobertoBenet2021

    RobertoBenet2021Пре 18 дана

    It's the ny Yankees way that other teams do if they can afford...Buy a championship..

  76. kmusic

    kmusicПре 19 дана

    If they don't win it this year.. it'll be hilarious

  77. Sambo401 S

    Sambo401 SПре 19 дана

    Stephen A. Is a fool.

  78. apeking269 ceemore

    apeking269 ceemoreПре 19 дана

    I'm so tired and irritated by these 2 idiots

  79. convictedxcon

    convictedxconПре 19 дана

    Lakers get curry and a healthy klay and its over for the nets 🤣 4-0 sweep in the finals

  80. Richieray04

    Richieray04Пре 19 дана

    Pick up MJ and AI. GG

  81. Tessa Otis

    Tessa OtisПре 19 дана

    vAaron Rodgers

  82. OG kreflOO

    OG kreflOOПре 19 дана

    Max always on fire 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

  83. Nathan Mas

    Nathan MasПре 19 дана

    Harden doesn’t even fit in the nets offense dumb trade and I know for a fact he’s not resigning

  84. R J

    R JПре 19 дана

    Stephen A argument weak on this topic ..... he should stop and move on

  85. M Luna

    M LunaПре 19 дана

    What S.A. said makes absolutely no sense. Zero.

  86. Arjun Ambarnath

    Arjun AmbarnathПре 19 дана

    Brooklyn have added quantity rather than quality. And they still haven't addressed their biggest weakness: Defense. Without that, I don't think they can go to the Finals.

  87. Kerry Yang

    Kerry YangПре 19 дана

    Nets 76ers Lakers best now

  88. L.O.U

    L.O.UПре 19 дана

    They trash but yall really this pressed by this move?

  89. Ra El

    Ra ElПре 19 дана

    KD played on super teams his whole career and only has two rings. Chew on that.

  90. Notfrom Thisworld

    Notfrom ThisworldПре 19 дана

    If they lose the internet will break they won’t be able to hide the crazy part is they will deserve it Nets is a turn off big time

  91. Michael Franzese

    Michael FranzeseПре 19 дана

    Max is completely downplaying experience. If Aldridge is one of your reserves on a contending team, you're lucky. Making the right pass, limiting turnovers, calm in pressure situations, overall bball IQ are all very important attributes on a contender. He won't win you a game, but you don't have to worry about him losing it either.


    HELLO I PLAY LEAGUEПре 19 дана

    And they go 111 to 89 against hornets

  93. ZodusX3

    ZodusX3Пре 19 дана

    Can’t believe I’m saying this but max right

  94. Mike Tyson

    Mike TysonПре 19 дана

    Put some respect on LaMarcus Aldridge name he's gonna hav a good second half of the season with the nets!!

  95. yo cloak

    yo cloakПре 19 дана

    I want super team versus super team I want LeBron to get Damian Lillard and Luka doncic on the Lakers that will probably never happen😭😭

  96. PortMiamiMike

    PortMiamiMikeПре 20 дана

    When was LA even that guy🤔

  97. Brett Smith

    Brett SmithПре 20 дана

    But it’s okay for Lebrun to have all the stars right?

  98. Hulk Timberlake

    Hulk TimberlakeПре 20 дана

    This commissioner is letting this get out if control. This does nothing good for the market

  99. Gerald Foushee

    Gerald FousheeПре 20 дана

    naaa...i don't see a problem...sorry Steven a...

  100. Jarvis Juice

    Jarvis JuiceПре 20 дана

    They dont wanna compete in the NBA

  101. Daniel Mccoy

    Daniel MccoyПре 20 дана

    SAS always irritated

  102. Korey Pemberton

    Korey PembertonПре 20 дана

    He's just mad that he went to the Nets instead of the New York Knicks...

  103. Alejandro Monterroso

    Alejandro MonterrosoПре 20 дана

    Everybody trashing the Nets for acquiring players left & right but these same mfs don’t say jack squat about LeRun 🏃🏾‍♂️🏃🏾🏃🏻‍♀️ who been doing this ish for a minute already.. The first to chase a ring no matter what

  104. UrbanUnderground

    UrbanUndergroundПре 20 дана

    Just my opinion, but I personally think this is going to end up JUST LIKE it did for the lakers back when they got Karl Malone and those dudes.. Collect ALL the offensive talent you want.. DEFENSE wins Championships.. Where are their defenders? KD and who else? D Jordan is a SHELL of his former defensive self... One game in a series may end in a shootout, ok Nets will win that one.. The other games they won't be able to guard Elite Bigs NOR elite outside shooters...Just my opinion..

  105. Jack Acronym

    Jack AcronymПре 20 дана

    Stephen A sounds like a fool.

  106. Thai Fitness

    Thai FitnessПре 20 дана

    Shut the heck up stephen a. Smith.

  107. Timothy Wright

    Timothy WrightПре 20 дана

    No one wants to be Karl Malone. 🤷🏻‍♂️

  108. K Info

    K InfoПре 20 дана

    Nba is a joke, all big teams signing everyone

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    RED KINGПре 20 дана

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